Mustangs face key contests vs. Purple Eagles

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 31 January 2022 at 7:15 am

Medina will face rival Albion in a key home and home Niagara-Orleans League basketball series this coming week.

Looking to stay in the thick of the N-O boys title race, defending champion Medina will visit Albion on Wednesday in a make-up game and then host the Purple Eagles on Friday. Before that, the Mustangs also face a key contest at Akron (3-2) on Tuesday.

The Mustangs are currently 4-2 and a game behind front-running 5-1 Roy-Hart in the N-O title race while Albion is looking to snap an 0-5 league record.

The Medina girls will host Albion on Wednesday and then visit the Purple Eagles on Friday.

Albion has won two in a row after an 0-3 start to the N-O campaign while Medina is 1-5.

Weekly Schedule
Girls Basketball – Roy-Hart at Akron, 6:30 p.m.; Albion at Pembroke, 7 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Wilson at Barker, 6 p.m.; Medina at Akron, Newfane at Roy-Hart, 6:30 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Akron at Medina, Roy-Hart at Newfane, 6:30 p.m; Wheatland-Chili at Lyndonville, Oakfield-Alabama at Holley, Kendall at Pembroke, 7 p.m.
Wrestling – Albion at Lyndonville, 5 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Medina at Albion, 6:30 p.m.; Lyndonville at Wheatland-Chili, Holley at Oakfield-Alabama, Pembroke at Kendall, 7 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Barker at Wilson, 6 p.m.; Albion at Medina, 6:30 p.m.

Girls Basketball – Lyndonville at Notre Dame, Holley at Pembroke, Attica at Kendall, 7 p.m.

Boys Basketball – Roy-Hart at Barker, Akron at Wilson, 6 p.m.; Albion at Medina, 6:30 p.m.; Lyndonville at Notre Dame, Kendall at Attica, 7 p.m.
Girls Basketball – Medina at Albion, Barker at Roy-Hart, Wilson at Akron, 6:30 p.m.
Swimming – N-O vs. G-R meet at Gates-Chili, 6 p.m.

Girls Basketball – Kendall at Albion, 1:30 p.m.; Lyndonville at Oakfield-Alabama, 7 p.m.

N-O Basketball Standings
Boys – Roy-Hart 5-1, Medina 4-2, Akron 3-2, Newfane 4-3, Wilson 3-4, Barker 2-4, Albion 0-5
Girls – Wilson 7-0, Newfane 5-2, Akron 3-2, Albion 2-3, Roy-Hart 2-4, Barker 1-5, Medina 1-5